Recent Blog Posts

Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards comes to an end

As our city launches into one of the busiest months in theatre during September, it is with heavy hearts and regret that the Calgary Theatre Critics (Louis B Hobson, Stephen Hunt, Rodrigo Flores and Jenna Shummoogum) must announce the conclusion of the Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards (The Critters.) Since 2011, the Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards […]

The Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival

The Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival Calgary is back for two days of indulgence on October 17 and 18, offering a little something for everyone. The Festival offers the opportunity to sample an extensive variety of world-class wine, scotch, premium spirits, import and micro-brewed beer along with gourmet culinary creations from local restaurants, hotels […]

‘Sequence’ Book Launch

Last year Arun Lakra’s Sequence premiered as part of Downstage’s theatre season and the play won both the Betty Mitchell Award for Best New Play and the Calgary Critics Award for Best New Script. Sequence has been the winner of numerous awards since and is now getting published by Playwrights Canada Press. I think it’s important to […]

Recent Reviews

Stage West’s ‘Rock of Ages’ Rocks

It’s Hollywood, in the late 80s, complete with big hair and big sunglasses and big hits. Stage West is putting on Rock of Ages, with arrangements and orchestrations by Ethan Popp and book by Chris D’Arienzo and their production leaves no detail out. From the costuming to the songs, to the staging, this production nails it. […]

Lunchbox Theatre’s Newfoundland Mary – Review

My review of Lunchbox Theatre’s Newfoundland Mary for GetDown.ca

Theatre Calgary’s Crazy For You – Review

My review of Theatre Calgary’s Crazy For You for GetDown.ca